Evangeline Mae Johnson passed away July 20, 2021 in her home in Banning, CA at the age of 80. She was born October 7, 1940 in Java, South Dakota. Evangeline worked as a GTE and Verizon operator, where she worked for twenty years as a landline operator and ten years as a supervisor. She retired after thirty years. She was a diehard Pittsburg Steelers fan. Evangeline followed Christian beliefs. She was a beloved mother of four. She was the most sincere, honest, genuine, caring person that anyone could have met. She was always quick with a smile. You will shine forever in our hearts as you shined here on earth.
Evangeline will be missed dearly by her sons, Casey Arnette of Banning, CA and Duane Manharth of Florida; daughters, Teresa Giordono of Florida and Candy Wright of Rancho Cucamonga, CA; and her eight grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her first husband, Tom Arnette of Pomona, CA and her second husband, Hugh Johnson of Banning, CA.